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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 25' North
Longitude: 25° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.05 meters/second, 1566.2 km/hour, 973.2 miles/hour or 845.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.22 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 31' 20.8"973.03 miwest0° 07' 38.7"8.76 minorth972.79 mi
24 hours11° 31' 12.4"771.92 mieast2° 42' 02.7"185.71 minorth789.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaThu 1:34 PM231 km143 miles125 nmEast-northeast ENE
MindeloThu 1:34 PM282 km175 miles152 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa MariaThu 1:34 PM376 km234 miles203 nmNortheast NE
DakarThu 2:34 PM880 km547 miles475 nmEast E
ThièsThu 2:34 PM935 km581 miles505 nmEast E
SerekundaThu 2:34 PM969 km602 miles523 nmEast E
BanjulThu 2:34 PM980 km609 miles529 nmEast E
NouakchottThu 2:34 PM1105 km687 miles597 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauThu 2:34 PM1121 km697 miles605 nmEast-southeast ESE
ConakryThu 2:34 PM1403 km872 miles757 nmEast-southeast ESE
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